This video was recorded at the launch of my first book, The Way of the Warrior, in Oxford, UK. The bo staff display by this young lad from Team Taurus, England, impressed me so much I had to include bo staff fighting in my second book, The Way of the Sword. The boy in question was 9 years old at the time and has performed at the launch of all my Young Samurai books so far. For more information on Team Taurus, visit


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C - Bojutsu Display

This young samurai inspired me to include bo staff fighting in Book 2. Watch his display. (40 secs)

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